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Prep follow: Mesa Ridge kicker Tristan Widic gets national acclaim

Updated: Mon, Apr 24, 2017

Widic earns national recognition as a kicker

Mesa Ridge kicker Tristan Widic was notified last week that he received...

CHSAA votes to change RPI formula in football, 2 other sports

Updated: Thu, Jan 26, 2017

aurora - Hoping to avoid a similar flub that landed deserving teams out of the high school football playoffs 2 ½ months ago,...

Emotional night for Doherty Spartans in regular-season finale

Updated: Fri, Nov 4, 2016

Tears streamed down the players' cheeks Thursday night after Doherty's regular season finale. Teammates hugged one another,...

Three Gazette prep football games to watch in Week 10

Updated: Wed, Nov 2, 2016

The playoffs kick off for Class 2A and below schools (6-man started postseason play last week).

With that in mind,...

Prep football update: Class 2A postseason fields 3 Colorado Springs-area teams

Updated: Mon, Oct 31, 2016

Class 2A postseason fields three area teams

The Classical Academy treated Friday's 59-34 win over Manitou Springs...

Prep football RPI rankings through Week 8

Updated: Mon, Oct 24, 2016

The Colorado high school football RPI rankings through Week 8 were released. 

The rankings will determine...

Three prep football games to watch for Week 8

Updated: Wed, Oct 19, 2016

The postseason is nearly upon us, which means league title races are tightening up.

That's the case for all of our...

Doherty outlasts Arapahoe in key conference football game

Updated: Sat, Oct 15, 2016

After forcing Arapahoe into four turnovers in the first half - including three in the second quarter - and taking a 14-0...

Three prep football games to watch in Week 7

Updated: Wed, Oct 12, 2016

With the RPI rankings debuting last week, teams finally got an official feel for where they stood in the race to the...

Three Pikes Peak-area prep football games to watch this weekend

Updated: Wed, Sep 28, 2016

We approach the midway point of the regular season for most classifications, which means some teams move into league play...

Gazette's Peak Performer of the Week, Zander Offutt, Doherty football

Updated: Mon, Sep 19, 2016

Almost exactly one year ago, Zander Offutt went from second-string quarterback to the man in charge of the Doherty...

Game of the Week: Doherty hosts state power Cherry Creek

Updated: Wed, Sep 7, 2016

With sweeping changes to Class 5A football during the offseason, Doherty coach Jeff Krumlauf knew he needed to put his squad...

Class 5A-3A football preview capsules in the Colorado Springs area: Will Pine Creek climb back to the top?

Updated: Thu, Aug 25, 2016

CLASS 5A

MOUNT MASSIVE

Doherty

Coach: Jeff Krumlauf

Last season: 5-5, lost in first round of...

Best week-by-week battles in prep football: Liberty-Rampart gets us started

Updated: Wed, Aug 24, 2016

Is it too early to look ahead at the best football games from each week of the high school season?

Certainly not....

Pine Creek, Doherty football scrimmage in front of large crowd

Updated: Sat, Jul 30, 2016

The Pine Creek Eagles returned to the field in pads and helmets, under the lights, and in front of a large crowd at Garry...